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Do-Now
• Please work on your do-now silently and have your study
  guide out so I can check it.
Announcements
•   Good weekend?!
•   Quest tomorrow!
•   Stamp & envelope by Dec. 2nd
•   Prepare mentally for HW over break
Review
• What did we do last class?
  • What activities did we do?
  • What information did we talk about or review?
Influence of International
Events on Policymaking
Unit: Policymaking
Today’s Agenda
• Do-Now
• Announcements + Review
• Influence of International Events & Issues on Policymaking
   • You’re the Professor!
   • Notes
   • La Vérité ou Non!
• Study Guide Checks + Bye-Now
You’re the Professor!
• Each of you is a professor at a university.
• You are professors of different topics (some repeat) like:
  •   Economics
  •   Environmental Science
  •   Biology
  •   Politics
• As professors, you know a lot about your topic. A world crisis
  has emerged that deals with your topic, and the city near you
  has asked for your scholarly opinion about what to do.

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2nd and 4th

  • 1. Do-Now • Please work on your do-now silently and have your study guide out so I can check it.
  • 2. Announcements • Good weekend?! • Quest tomorrow! • Stamp & envelope by Dec. 2nd • Prepare mentally for HW over break
  • 3. Review • What did we do last class? • What activities did we do? • What information did we talk about or review?
  • 4. Influence of International Events on Policymaking Unit: Policymaking
  • 5. Today’s Agenda • Do-Now • Announcements + Review • Influence of International Events & Issues on Policymaking • You’re the Professor! • Notes • La Vérité ou Non! • Study Guide Checks + Bye-Now
  • 6. You’re the Professor! • Each of you is a professor at a university. • You are professors of different topics (some repeat) like: • Economics • Environmental Science • Biology • Politics • As professors, you know a lot about your topic. A world crisis has emerged that deals with your topic, and the city near you has asked for your scholarly opinion about what to do.
  • 8. Influence of International Events & Issues on Policymaking NOTES
  • 9. Notes Since I’m a local govt official, it’s a good thing I • International events listen to BBC’s World Report on and issues can the radio everyday…just influence how local like Ms. Mitchem!! Lolz!! government officials make policy decisions.
  • 10. Notes • Certain types of international events and issues have particular effects on local policymaking, such as: 1. Public health concerns in the event of a pandemic • Examples: Swine Flu and Avian Flu
  • 11. Notes I’m delicious!! But I’m also expensive because I’m an 2. Public safety in the event of an act of import from Italy. terrorism • Example: 9/11- tougher screening process at airports 3. Economic development policies in response to the emerging global economy • Example: tariff on imports; the North American Free Trade Agreement between the U.S., Canada, and Mexico
  • 12. Notes If we stop protecting nature, then I won’t have plants to hide behind during games 4. Policies to protect of hide and seek! Bummer!! the environment • Example: Pollution Prevention Act; endangered species
  • 13. That’s fancy talk for True or False… LA VERITE OU NON!
  • 14. LA VERITE OU NON! • Blue is true; red is false. • Read the statement and hold up the card that represents your response.
  • 15. LA VERITE OU NON! • Local government officials make decisions based on only things that are happening in that community.
  • 16. LA VERITE OU NON! • If there’s an outbreak of Meganpox in Australia, there may be consequences for us here in Charlottesville.
  • 17. LA VERITE OU NON! • The media, individuals, interest groups, and international events and issues impact how policy gets made in the United States.
  • 18. LA VERITE OU NON! • The decisions made by the World Trade Organization (an international economic organization) don’t have impacts on Charlottesville.
  • 19. LA VERITE OU NON • A pandemic is a disease that can spread easily but isn’t that serious.
  • 20. LA VERITE OU NON! • If a man on flight going from London, England to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil hid a bomb in his shoe, you could expect to have your shoes searched next time you had a flight leaving from Charlottesville.
  • 22. Vocabulary • Public policy: a plan of action started by the govt to achieve a particular goal • Public agenda: a set of priorities for public action • Accountability: accepting responsibility for one’s actions • Lobbying: an organized effort to influence the policy process by persuading public officials to favor or oppose action on a specific issue • Interest group: any organized group whose members share a common goal and try to promote their interests by influencing govt policymaking and decision making. • Pandemic: a disease that affects a large area • Terrorism: using terror or fear to make people do things
  • 23. Everything Not Vocabulary • 1. Ways the media play an important role in setting the public agenda: • Focusing public attention on selected issues • Offering a forum in which opposing viewpoints are communicated • Holding government officials accountable to the public. • 2. Govt officials use media to communicate with the public. • 3. Ways an individual can influence public policy • Participating in politics (voting, campaigning, seeking office) • Expressing opinions (lobbying, demonstrating writing letters) • Joining interest groups
  • 24. Everything Not Vocabulary • Ways interest groups influence public policy • Identifying issues • Making political contributions • Lobbying govt officials • Ways international events/issues could impact local govt officials and their decision making • Public health concerns in the event of a pandemic • Public safety in the event of an act of terrorism • Economic development policies in response to the emerging global economy • Policies to protect the environment